SharePoint Internet Explorer 8 Compatibility

SharePoint - Internet Explorer 8 Compatibility


Cannot use Explorer View or save documents back up to SharePoint 2/3 after installing Internet Explorer 8 on Windows XP or Vista


DESCRIPTION OF ISSUE: After installing Internet Explorer 8 on a Windows XP/Vista machine with certain software configurations, users may be unable to save documents back up to SharePoint (2/3) or utilise the Explorer View feature


RESOLUTION:


  1. Go to START > RUN

  2. Type services.msc

  3. Locate the WebClient service

  4. Open the service and make sure startup is set to Automatic If service is already stopped, you'll have to hit START after setting to Automatic.


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